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Google Apps Script

Google Apps Script

Web Application Development Essentials

Richard's rating: StarStarStarStarStar 3.0

On Aug 2, 2014 Richard Parkin wrote: Review: “Google Apps Script, 2nd Ed” by James Ferreira; O’Reilly Media
I’ve taken way longer to write this review than I intended to, but frustration kept me from getting through all of the examples in a timely manner. I struggled with code examples that didn’t work and other things that didn’t work the way the book said they would. Full Review >

Business Matters

Business Matters

A freelancer's guide to business success in any economy

Richard's rating: StarStarStarStarStar 4.0

On Feb 27, 2014 Richard Parkin wrote: Not a "how-to", but worth reading
If you’re the kind of person who likes to read about other people’s experiences and learn from them, this is a great motivational book with a treasure trove of useful tips. Full Review >

WordPress: The Missing Manual

WordPress: The Missing Manual

Richard's rating: StarStarStarStarStar 5.0

On Aug 5, 2013 Richard Parkin wrote: Review: “WordPress: The Missing Manual”
Review: “WordPress: The Missing Manual” by Matthew MacDonald; O’Reilly Media The Missing Manual series covers practical how-to information for popular topics for which there is no official manual. This book covers the popular WordPress software that powers blogs and websites … Continue reading → Full Review >

Python Cookbook

Python Cookbook

Richard's rating: StarStarStarStarStar 4.0

On Jun 13, 2013 Richard Parkin wrote:
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Parallel and Concurrent Programming in Haskell

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